SQL Server

Posted by | August 1, 2007
Visual Studio Team System Web Access Power Tool – Available for Download!

Microsoft just released their Team System Web Access Power Tool (formerly known as TeamPlain). This is a Web interface to Team Foundation Server. If you have team members that don't want...

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Posted by | August 1, 2007
Come chat with the Visual Studio Team System product team – today!

Join members of the Visual Studio Team System product group to discuss features available in Visual Studio Team Foundation Server, Architecture Edition, Development Edition, Database Edition, and Test Edition. In...

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Posted by | July 17, 2007
Removing pingback, trackback, and comment spam from dasBlog

Ok, I finally got fed up with all of the spam in my historical dasBlog postings. It's really embarrassing to send a link to a a colleague, only to have them...

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Posted by | June 22, 2007
VSTS "How To" videos have gone live

Bookmark this page. For the next several weeks, Scott Golightly (Microsoft Regional Director from Utah) and I will be publishing several instructional videos around Team System. Currently, there are two...

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Posted by | June 18, 2007
Cool DBA Automation Jobs

I saw a demo of these at Tech-Ed, and thought I would share with my friends. Essentially, the Database Operations team at Microsoft uses a suite of jobs on all...

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Posted by | May 19, 2007
Welcome to Portland Code Camp 3.0

Welcome to Camp! Portland Code Camp 3.0 (as was 2.0) is being hosted at the gorgeous WSU Vancouver campus. There are quite a few attendees here. I counted around 90 at...

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Posted by | April 27, 2007
Transcript from today''s VSTS Chats

Today's chats were well attended, with many experts and well over a hundred guests. The quests came fast and furious, with some great answers given by the experts. It seems...

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Posted by | April 20, 2007
New, simpler AdventureWorks sample database

Trainers and presenters have been wanting a sample database that is less complex than AdventureWorks, but more interesting than Northwind. Thanks to my friends at SolidQ for letting me know...

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Posted by | March 28, 2007
Any SQL Injectors out there?

SQL Injection attacks are a well know exploit of insecure database systems. If you don't know about SQL Injection, you can change that by visiting Wikipedia.   If you feel...

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Posted by | March 18, 2007
SqlSpec from Elsasoft

We all have our favorite database structure generator or schema reporting tool. Maybe we have built one of them in the past. I always tell my clients that it's a great "first...

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